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Title
Conservation: Rendering of household fats.
Additional title: [African American man bagging finished meat scrap at a fat rendering plant, February 1943.]
Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Palmer, Alfred T. (Photographer)
Collection

Occupations

War industry

War industry workers [men]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1943-02
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
African American men
War work
Defense industry
Food conservation
Rendering industry
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Original negative #: D-9065; Caption on back: "Bagging finished meat scrap at a fat rendering plant. This material, made from cracklings produced in the rendering of waste household fats, is used as animal food. It contains 50% of proteins, free fatty acids, some grease and waste ash. It is important in that it aids directly in the raising of animals used for human food. (February 1943)"
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 10 x 8 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 2f4175c0-c6d1-012f-7a71-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1943: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Conservation: Rendering of household fats." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1943. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa5a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Conservation: Rendering of household fats." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa5a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1943). Conservation: Rendering of household fats. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa5a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Conservation: Rendering of household fats.